International Law Office

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Rachel Welford

DOT issues new guidance regarding airlines' obligation to provide passenger refunds

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

Passengers who no longer wish to travel due to COVID-19 concerns or who have had their flights cancelled are demanding refunds from airlines.

Søren Skjerbek

COVID-19: political agreements on expansion and extension of economic stimulus packages and new measures

Employment & Immigration - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

The government and Parliament recently made a series of political agreements to expand and extend the current economic stimulus packages regarding COVID-19, including the compensation schemes regarding wages and fixed costs, and to implement various new measures.

Karsten Metzlaff

When the asterisk is missing: Munich Higher Regional Court's King of the Month decision

Franchising - Germany
Noerr LLP

Special deals are common among competing burger chains.

Srdjana Petronijević

COVID-19: competition commission deadlines during and after state of emergency

Competition & Antitrust - Serbia
Moravčević Vojnović and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

The government recently lifted the state of emergency which had been declared due to the COVID-19 pandemic, allowing normal operations to gradually resume.

Abigail Smith

Amended Patented Medicines Regulations will come into force on 1 January 2021

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board recently announced that the amended Patented Medicines Regulations will now come into force on 1 January 2021.

Núria Ribera

Appeal court confirms revocation of Spanish SPC for Truvada

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

The Barcelona Court of Appeal recently issued a judgment confirming the invalidity of Gilead's supplementary protection certificate (SPC) for the combination of tenofovir disoproxil + emtricitabine, thus upholding a first-instance decision favourable to generic competitors Teva and Mylan.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan